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Project by lagunabamboo posted 1540 days ago 2037 views 2 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

LOVE is all there is…. In the process of setting up a web site ( lagunabambooskateboards.com) to sell these skateboards – Money to go to my grandchildrens education

-- Laguna Bamboo





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a1Jim

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#1 posted 1540 days ago

It’s very cool an orginal idea for sure.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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PurpLev

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#2 posted 1540 days ago

very cool. would be such a shame having to put friction stickers on those. how many laminations are in there?

-- ㊍ When in doubt - There is no doubt - Go the safer route.

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lagunabamboo

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#3 posted 1540 days ago

5 laminations. I have sold a number at charity events and most people hang them on the wall.

-- Laguna Bamboo

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huff

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#4 posted 1539 days ago

That makes one cool looking skate board. I can see why they hang it on the wall ( too pretty to mess up!)

-- John @ http://www.thehuffordfurnituregroup.com

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RichardH

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#5 posted 1539 days ago

very cool post. Love the skateboard and your plans for the proceeds.

-- "It's supposed to be hard. If it wasn't hard, everyone would do it...It's the hard that makes it great."

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toxicoval56

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#6 posted 1539 days ago

Those are very cool. Are you selling the complete board or just the deck? Any Idea on when they will be available? Very nice job.

-- The view only changes for the leading dog.

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Brandon

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#7 posted 1539 days ago

Beautiful! Yes, too bad you have to add grip tape to ride it! How strong is it compared to a standard deck?

-- "hold fast to that which is good"

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lagunabamboo

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#8 posted 1539 days ago

Will be selling only the decks and plan to be up and running in 4-6 weeks. Since bamboo is a grass these boards are very hard to break. I am told they skate well. If you need to put tape on them, they make clear tape. The bottom will always be there to look at.

-- Laguna Bamboo

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BarbS

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#9 posted 955 days ago

Wow. Those kids are just too cute. Nice boards, too!

-- http://barbsid.blogspot.com/

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JohnEinNJ

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#10 posted 955 days ago

“The bottom will always be there to look at.” Hmmm, I guess you aren’t familiar with skateboard “grinding.”

Nevertheless, great design, great execution, and great plan!

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